Economics

Thailand is considering two new deep sea ports on each side of its Southern isthmus to shorten shipping journeys © Frank Bienewald/LightRocket via Getty Images
Pandemic tips Asia into recession
Halal economy forecast to grow to $3.2tn
Agriculture ‘remains key’ for Ghana’s economy
Firms prepare to cut costs ahead of recession
Asda and Mitsubishi call for green Covid-19 recovery
Kuwait and Iraq look to bolster economic ties
Saudi triples VAT to tackle budget deficit
Coronavirus: SA announces $26bn support package
Africa still needs $44bn to fight Covid-19 economic impact
Hong Kong is one of the world’s busiest hubs for air and sea freight © Getty Images
Country spotlight: Hong Kong
Sub-Saharan Africa to fall into first recession in 25 years
Global growth expected to drop to -3%